UCLA Career Center - Handshake

Handshake is a platform that connects talented Bruins with internships, jobs and career opportunities.

Use Handshake to find workshops, events and other career development programs hosted by the UCLA Career Center.


UC Program Internships

UCLA Center for American Politics and Public Policy (CAPPP)
Quarter in Washington Program

UC Center Sacramento Program

Department Teaching Assistants

Applications for TAships with the Asian American Studies Department are due in Winter Quarter (February).

The Asian American Studies Department TA application may be found here:



Still need to find a “match”? Feel free to look for other organizations you can work with.

When you email organizations, make sure to:

  • state your major(s) and, if applicable, your minor(s)
  • let them know you are looking for an internship for academic credit for a particular quarter (make sure to include the start and end dates!)
  • describe why you are interested in their organization for an internship
  • share what skills or knowldge that you have to contribute
  • include your resume and open schedule

Need for a Student Intern for Dr. Keiko Ikeda DEADLINE: February 15th, 2019

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UCLA External Affairs Summer Internship Program in University Advancement and Philanthropy Deadline: February 4th, 2019

UCLA External Affairs 2019 Internship in University Advancement & Philanthropy Application Deadline: February 4, 2019 __________________________________________________________________________________________ Show your true Bruin passion while discovering a rewarding career in nonprofit fundraising, alumni relations, advocacy for UCLA.   Apply to the PAID UCLA External Affairs summer internship program at internships.support.ucla.edu.  This competitive program provides you amazing opportunities: v  Learn […]

2019 Hilton Global Summer Scholars Program Deadline: February 28, 2019

Hilton Global Summer Scholars – Program Announcement 2019 Hilton Global Summer Scholars 2019 FAQ Hilton Global Summer Scholars 2019 Information Sessions   We are thrilled to announce the 2019 Hilton Global Summer Scholars Program.   For the summer of 2019, selected scholars will be placed with civil society and/or think tank partners around the world to conduct […]